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1 dead, 1 injured in shooting at Denver apartment complex

19th tamarac shooting
Posted at 10:55 AM, Mar 18, 2022

DENVER – A girl was killed, and a teenage boy was injured, in a shooting early Friday at an apartment complex near East 19th Avenue and Tamarac Street south of Central Park.

The first call about the double shooting came in at 1:30 a.m., according to Denver Police Department spokesperson Cassandra Ulrich. A woman was found dead at the scene, but police did not release her age.

The second victim, a 16-year-old boy, was taken to a hospital and was stable as of 7 a.m., Ulrich said.

The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner identified the girl who was killed as Aerris Mayberry, 14.

DPD said officers were working to develop information on the suspect in the shooting early Friday morning.